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Senior Project Manager - United Healthcare E&I - Telecommute

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Minnetonka, MN
Date:
02/16/2018
2018-02-162018-03-17
Job Code:
748428
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748428 Senior Project Manager United Healthcare EI Telecommute

Senior Project Manager - United Healthcare E&I - Telecommute (748428)

Position Description

On the one hand, no industry is moving faster than health care. On the other, no organization is better positioned to lead health care forward than United Healthcare. That’s what makes this Senior Project Manager  opportunity with United Healthcare E&I so inviting. Our goal is simple. Use data, technology and people in ways that help drive change and make the health care system work better for everyone. Join us and put your advanced knowledge and skills to work guiding project scope, time frames, funding needs, staffing requirements, allotment of resources and more as you help leaders of key business areas build solutions that meet their customer needs in a competitive and effective way. If you’re out to do more, this is the place to be.

 

You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead or contribute to the development of program or project scope statements, in consultation with applicable stakeholders (e.g., program/project charter, Statement of Work, Business Vision Document)
  • Work with resource managers to drive the identification of the skills, duration and effort required for successful project execution
  • Collect, analyze and maintain financial forecast information (e.g., labor, hardware, software), using input from applicable sources
  • Work with stakeholders to establish/ quality objectives, criteria, standards and levels using appropriate quality management methods
  • Develop, communicate and implement program/project risk/issue management plans and strategies (e.g., mitigation, avoidance, transfer, acceptance)
  • May lead functional or segment teams or projects and serve as a leader/ mentor by reviewing work performed by others and provide recommendation for improvement

This role will challenge your ability to work on complex projects where deadlines and scope shift frequently. You’ll need flexibility, agility and the ability to adapt to change while maintaining strong relationships with stakeholders in a highly cross-matrixed environment.

Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years of project management experience in an enterprise environment working on large, complex projects. 
  • Experience using data and information to make business decisions
  • Experience working in a large, matrixed environment
  • Previous experience leading and/or coaching a team
  • Proficiency with MS Project, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint and SharePoint

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PMP Certification
  • Agile experience
  • Healthcare insurance experience

 

Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we're presented with an opportunity to make a difference on a scale we couldn't imagine. Here, you get that opportunity every day. As a member of one of our elite teams, you'll provide the ideas and solutions that help nearly 25 million customers live healthier lives. You'll help write the next chapter in the history of health care. And you'll find a wealth of open doors and career paths that will take you as far as you want to go. Go further. This is your life's best work.(sm)

 

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy

 

For more information on our Internal Job Posting Policy, click here.

 

 

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

 

 

Job Keywords:  Project Management, Matrix environment, Lead, PMP, certification, project scope, risk definition, project methodology, Six Sigma, Business Operations

Job Details

  • Contest Number748428
  • Job TitleSenior Project Manager - United Healthcare E&I - Telecommute
  • Job FamilyProject Management
  • Business SegmentEmployer and Individual

Job Location Information

  • Minnetonka, MN
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelDirector
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionYes
  • Overtime StatusExempt

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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